Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  All adults & their families are welcome to join.

A razor-sharp, hilarious, and poignant memoir about growing up in the closed world of the ultra-orthodox Jewish community.

About the author: Judy Brown (pen name, Eishes Chayil) was raised in a world of Chassidic schools, synagogues, and summer camps and is a direct descendant of some of the major founders and leaders in the Chassidic world. She received her MFA from Bar Ilan University in Israel, and has been a writer of both Jewish fiction and non-fiction for over 10 years.  She lives in New York City with her three children.

Some library copies are available on the Adult Books Display  and can be checked out at the service desk. 

Please read the book before our book discussion date!

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